Technology http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6698/more en Bi-Lo, Associated Food Stores accept Apple Pay http://supermarketnews.com/technology/bi-lo-associated-food-stores-accept-apple-pay <div class="node-body article-body">Bi-Lo Holdings, parent company of Bi-Lo, Harveys and Winn-Dixie stores, will support Apple Pay mobile payments across its eight-state operating area. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/bi-lo-associated-food-stores-accept-apple-pay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/bi-lo-associated-food-stores-accept-apple-pay#comments Latest News Technology Associated Food Stores Bi-Lo Winn-Dixie Stores Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:54:00 +0000 496851 at http://supermarketnews.com Avoid getting left in the digital dust http://supermarketnews.com/technology/avoid-getting-left-digital-dust <div class="node-body article-body">What keeps me up at night is the thought that food retailers are losing touch with their customers and don’t know it. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/avoid-getting-left-digital-dust" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/avoid-getting-left-digital-dust#comments Technology Marketing Online Retail Mon, 17 Nov 2014 07:27:00 +0000 496601 at http://supermarketnews.com The Friday Five: New school vs. old school http://supermarketnews.com/blog/friday-five-new-school-vs-old-school <div class="node-body blog-body">In this edition, we look at a few ways retailers are testing the boundaries of the traditional supermarket and a couple of arguments for keeping the food shopping experience old school. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/friday-five-new-school-vs-old-school" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/friday-five-new-school-vs-old-school#comments SN Social Technology Food Lion Loblaw Cos. Peapod SN Social Fri, 14 Nov 2014 11:00:00 +0000 496511 at http://supermarketnews.com Why technology will never replace people http://supermarketnews.com/blog/why-technology-will-never-replace-people <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s true that technology has replaced a number of jobs in the U.S. workforce. But how much can technology really replace the human element in a service/people driven business?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/why-technology-will-never-replace-people" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/why-technology-will-never-replace-people#comments Industry Voices Technology Industry Voices Wed, 12 Nov 2014 18:44:00 +0000 496311 at http://supermarketnews.com Time to start managing specifics instead of averages http://supermarketnews.com/technology/time-start-managing-specifics-instead-averages <div class="node-body article-body">A new survey will identify which of 12 specific merchandising and operating opportunities using big data to improve performance has the greatest near-term potential and which are easiest/most difficult to execute.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/time-start-managing-specifics-instead-averages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/time-start-managing-specifics-instead-averages#comments Technology 2014 Fri, 07 Nov 2014 22:15:00 +0000 496061 at http://supermarketnews.com Is payment transformation on the way? http://supermarketnews.com/technology/payment-transformation-way <div class="node-body article-body">With nearly two-thirds of customers now using some sort of smartphone, we are not far away from what might be both a customer and retailer dream — the ability to check out in aisle without ever waiting in a checkout line. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/payment-transformation-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/payment-transformation-way#comments Technology Ahold Wal-Mart Stores 2014 Wed, 05 Nov 2014 20:39:00 +0000 495711 at http://supermarketnews.com Limited-Time Offers http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/limited-time-offers <div class="field-byline"> By Kelly Gates </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Flash sales, one-day coupons and other time-sensitive tactics engage social media users with savings just for them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/limited-time-offers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/limited-time-offers#comments Technology Marketing Center Store Food Lion Giant-Landover IGA Kroger Co. Meijer Inc. Safeway Schnuck Markets Sobeys Stop & Shop Yoke’s Fresh Markets Online Tue, 04 Nov 2014 22:30:00 +0000 495411 at http://supermarketnews.com New Seasons launches new security software http://supermarketnews.com/technology/new-seasons-launches-new-security-software <div class="node-body article-body">New Seasons Market said Tuesday that it was launching new payment security software that also delivers personalized customer experiences.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/new-seasons-launches-new-security-software" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/new-seasons-launches-new-security-software#comments Latest News Technology New Seasons Market Tue, 04 Nov 2014 20:24:00 +0000 495561 at http://supermarketnews.com How shopper trust varies by topic http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-shopper-trust-varies-topic <div class="node-body blog-body">Retail Feedback Group's national study of supermarket shoppers, the 2014 U.S. Supermarket Experience Study, asked shoppers to rate their primary supermarket’s performance on a number of “trust issues.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-shopper-trust-varies-topic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-shopper-trust-varies-topic#comments Industry Voices Technology Food Safety Industry Voices Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:42:00 +0000 494731 at http://supermarketnews.com Making the case for in-store tracking http://supermarketnews.com/technology/making-case-store-tracking <div class="node-body article-body">The case for in-store tracking could start with the Facebook Safety Check, which takes potentially sensitive data that Facebook already has and uses it to let friends and family know you're safe in the event of a natural disaster.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/making-case-store-tracking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/making-case-store-tracking#comments Technology 2014 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:41:00 +0000 494631 at http://supermarketnews.com